Bill Goodbar joined Chess Ag Full Harvest Partners in 2015. He has thirty years of experience in agribusiness and finance. Prior to joining Chess Ag, Mr. Goodbar was a managing director at INTL FCStone Securities, where he headed up the agribusiness investment banking practice. From 1997 to 2011, he was a managing director with AgriCapital Corporation, an investment bank focused solely on agribusiness. During the period of 1990 to 1997, Mr. Goodbar was a senior associate with Big Stone Partners, a boutique advisory firm to the agribusiness and life-science industries. He held various regulatory roles with the American Stock Exchange from 1984 to 1989.
Mr. Goodbar graduated from the University of Colorado with a BA in Economics in 1984, and with an MBA with an emphasis in finance in 1990.